Eric Klinenberg, author of Palaces for the People, visited Johns Hopkins University for a talk examining of how social infrastructure can help fight inequality, polarization, and the decline of public life.
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Acclaimed Italian architect will lead design of new SNF Agora Institute building at Homewood
World-renowned architect will create Homewood campus headquarters for Johns Hopkins institute dedicated to strengthening democracy by improving civic engagement and discourse
In our modern world, the need for common ground for conversation and debate has never been greater.
Portals are gold spaces equipped with immersive audiovisual technology. When you enter a portal, you come face-to-face with someone in a distant portal, as if you are in the same room.
SNF Agora Institute at Johns Hopkins hosts its inaugural event as part of the Summer Nostos Festival in Athens
Portals provide a way for people in different places to sit ‘face-to-face.’ The technology is going to play a key role in an upcoming Johns Hopkins hackathon.
Agora Institute brings immersive audiovisual Portals to Homewood to connect people at Hopkins with others around the world
The Stavros Niarchos Foundation has committed $150 million to a joint effort with Johns Hopkins University to forge new ways to address the deterioration of civic engagement worldwide and facilitate the restoration of open and inclusive discourse that is the cornerstone of healthy democracies.
We are delighted to announce that the Stavros Niarchos Foundation has committed $150 million to establish a joint effort with Johns Hopkins University dedicated to addressing the deterioration of civic engagement worldwide and facilitating the restoration of open and inclusive discourse that is the cornerstone of healthy democracies.